Weekly Geekery


A world of enchanted objects is both alluring and deeply terrifying.

And now, a little about how Silicon Valley treats the LGBT community.

It’s every bibliophile’s wet dream, but is Kindle Unlimited worth it?

Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to “Like.”

The Internet killed 007.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →